About sel-rep

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far sel-rep has created 70 blog entries.

TTM + Thailand 2018 & The ‘Big Match’

TTM+ & THE AMAZING THAILAND FOOTBALL MATCH 2018 The Tourism Authority of Thailand, in conjunction with the Thai tourism industry had the honour of being the host of the largest B2B event ‘Thailand Travel Mart Plus Amazing Gateway to the Greater Mekong Subregion’ (TTM+ 2018).  This prestigious travel trade event was held on 13-15 June 2018  at the Ocean Marina Yacht Club (Pattaya), which is the

Tour East Continues It’s Aggressive Expansion Plans

AMERICAS MARKETS EXPANSION... Experiencing continued growth from The Americas source markets, Tour East plans to further expand its presence and support for the Retail, Wholesale and MICE sectors of the industry in this region. After recently setting up a sales structure for both leisure and MICE, Tour East has today announced the opening of a full service travel industry support centre in Los Angeles

Japan is struggling to cope with the influx in foreign tourists

THE BOOM IN TOURISM CAUSES CONCERN IN JAPAN 'With the population shrinking and the government leery of allowing more immigrants into the country, foreign tourism has become an effective economic stimulus. In fact, its success has exceeded anyone’s wildest dreams. More than 28 million tourist from abroad visited Japan in 2017, and it seems for sure that the stated goal of reaching 40 million tourists

Hotel VIC on the Harbour (Hong Kong) partners with Select Representation

NEW 5* HOTEL ..OPENING SOON ....ON HONG KONG ISLAND Select Representation is proud to announce it's partnership with the soon to be open 5* Hotel VIC on the Harbour (expected to open mid July 2018).  Located in the newly-fashionable district of North Point on Hong Kong Island, Hotel VIC on the Harbour boasts spectacular panoramic views of Victoria Harbour and direct access to

The Danger Of Mass Tourism

DESTINATIONS IN ASIA ARE STRUGGLING TO COPE WITH THE HEAVY ENVIRONMENTAL & SOCIAL CHALLENGES OF CHINESE ARRIVALS Over recent months there have been many articles written about the long-term damage caused by the mass influx of Chinese tourists to Asia. The following articles are just some examples of the concerns facing countries like Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Cambodia and Vietnam. Article 1 – TTG

International Animal Rescue….A Worthy Cause

SAVING ANIMALS FROM SUFFERING AROUND THE WORLD Supporting rewarding causes that you care about, not only benefits the charities, but it can be deeply rewarding for you too. Many people give to charities to support a cause that they believe in, as well as, for the positive effect it can have on their own lives. However big or small a charity may be, supporting a charitable organization should be something

Environmental Issues – Please share!

A STRONG MESSAGE FROM THE TRADE Today we received this powerful message from Adrian Pointer @ Southall Travel and we feel it's worth sharing with you all..... 'Please forgive me for writing this but I have been wanting to do this for a long time. The e-mail is not being sent to anyone in particular, so please accept this in the way that it

Hong Kong Travel Mission To The UK 2018

UK TRAVEL TRADE MEETS HONG KONG SUPPLIERS The Hong Kong Tourism Board’s annual Hong Kong ‘Travel Mission to the UK’ returned for its 28th year on 5th March 2018, at 155 Bishopsgate in London.  This popular one day event, which has become a key feature in the travel trade calendar, was originally designed specifically for product and contracting managers from UK tour operators,

Which Charity Shall We Support?

HELP SAVE OUR PLANET! We at Select Representation feel very strongly about protecting our planet and, particular, animal welfare so we have decided that we will support one of the following 3 wonderful charity organisations. Which one shall we choose?   International Animal Rescue What they do: ‘At International Animal Rescue we do exactly what our name says – we save animals from suffering

A day of silence in Bali!

SO WHAT IS NYEPI DAY? ‘Nyepi’ is a very important Hindu holiday in Bali and is generally referred to as the ‘Day of Silence’. It is held at the start of the Balinese year, which is typically around March or April.  In 2018, the silence begins at 6 am (sunrise) on 17 March 2018 and will run for 24 hours. In simple terms, ‘Nyepi’ is

Load More Posts